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Surveillance & Privacy
The ACLU has filed a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of the NSA’s mass interception and searching of Americans’ international communications.
The NSA OctopusLaunch
[Infographic] First They Came For the BooksLaunch
[Infographic] Banned Books WeekLaunch
Think Restrictions on Abortion Make Women Safer? Think Again. [Infographic]Launch
Criminal Law Re...
We Can Have Safer Communities and Fewer People Behind Bars [Infographic]Launch
[Infographic] Cutting Early Voting is Voter SuppressionLaunch
[Infographic] The Torture ArchitectsLaunch
[Infographic] School-to-Prison PipelineLaunch
[Infographic] Grounded: Life on the No Fly ListLaunch
[Infographic] Where Does the President Stand on NSA Reform?Launch
Stealth Attack: What You Need to Know About the New Abortion LawsLaunch
Guantánamo by the Numbers [Infographic]Launch
[Infographic] Wasted Opportunities: The Cost of Detention Operations at Guantánamo BayLaunch
It's Time for a Privacy Update!Launch
Accountability for Torture: InfographicLaunch
Remember that? TV Moments That Have Changed History Launch
Patents on Human Genes: A Patient's PerspectiveLaunch
Smash CISPA Before It Smashes Us!Launch
The Voting Righ...
Timeline: A History of the Voting Rights ActLaunch
Slideshow: Did You Kiss the Dead Body? by Rajkamal KahlonLaunch
Slideshow: Leen Nour El-Zayat DREAMsLaunch
Slideshow: Dulce DreamsLaunch
Election 2012: Civil Liberties Win Big on the BallotLaunch
[Infographic] Foreclosed: Big Profits, Broken Dreams Launch
Timeline: The Fight Against Segregation of Alabama Inmates with HIVLaunch
Automated License Plate Readers: Are You Being Followed?Launch
Michigan's War on Women - By the NumbersLaunch
Slideshow: Failure to Police Crimes of Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault in Puerto Rico Launch
Slideshow: Police Brutality and Unjustified Use of Lethal Force in Puerto RicoLaunch
Joe Giarratano - Stories from SolitaryLaunch
What's At Stake: SB 1070 at the Supreme Court [Infographic]Launch
Inmates' Stories of Body Cavity Searches at Huron Valley Correctional FacilityLaunch
Marijuana Law R...
The Facts About Medical Marijuana [Interactive]Launch
Title IX: It's More Than Sports [Timeline]Launch
The NSA Unchained [Infographic] Launch
LA County Jails - TimelineLaunch
Map: Our Shrinking Democracy: The Battle Against Voter SuppressionLaunch
Right to Protes...
Map - ACLU Affiliate Involvement With the Occupy Movement Around the CountryLaunch
Surveillance Under the Patriot ActLaunch
Mapping the FBI - MapLaunch
Map - Sexual Abuse in Immigration Detention FacilitiesLaunch
Free Speech, Na...
Timeline: Post-9/11 SurveillanceLaunch
Innocence and t...
End the Death Penalty!Launch
Map - Spying on First Amendment Activity: State-by-StateLaunch
Civil Liberties Under Attack: Abortion Access, Immigrants' Rights and Voting RightsLaunch
LGBT Basic Righ...
Map - Non-Discrimination LawsLaunch
Safety in Numbers? Prison Statistics - New York vs. IndianaLaunch
Bans on Insurance Coverage of AbortionLaunch
Is Your Local Law Enforcement Tracking Your Cell Phone's Location?Launch
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